02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00 AMCalender
834

Pair of Carved and Painted Pintail Duck Decoys,

$1,058$900
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Carved and Painted Pintail Duck Decoys, John H. Baker, Bristol, Pennsylvania, 20th century, a hen and a drake painted in naturalistic tones, glass eyes, signed and impressed maker's signature and lead ingot affixed to bases stamped "JOHN BAKER BRISTOL, PA.," (paint flakes on hen), ht. 6 3/4, 6 1/8, lg. 20 3/8, 20 5/8 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Pennsylvania, JOHN BAKER BRISTOL, paint flakes, John H. Baker, impressed maker